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Posted: 8/9/2003 11:18:40 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 8/10/2003 9:30:04 AM EDT by ad_nauseam]
Armalite M-15A2

The trigger feels kind of rough lately with creep. I cleaned the whole trigger assembly with brake cleaner, then oiled the parts that I thought are touching when the trigger is released. It is better but still much rougher than other stock triggers I have.

There is not much travel but I have to really squeeze it. Why is this happening? Has something wore out? Am I not lubricating properly?

Is this a candidate for "15 minute trigger job". I don't want something aftermarket like a target/competition trigger, just a slightly smoother trigger.
Link Posted: 8/11/2003 9:29:36 PM EDT
This is exactly why I use that method.
Link Posted: 8/12/2003 7:58:04 AM EDT
I want to start with the polishing part and if that still doesn't work, move onto the springs. How much of a difference do you think polishing the sear surface will make? Secondly, where do I get the "Fine compound (#7 rubbing compound or Kit Scratch Out plastic polish"?
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